With over 17+ years’ experience working within the advertising and design industry, Nene is a Creative Director, primarily an Art Director specializing in idea conception, digital campaign idea generation, art direction and UI design.
She has had a very varied career, having worked in some of the top global ad agencies, including Ogilvy, Inferno, MC Saatchi, JWT, Wunderman, Digitas LBI, Publicis, DDB (adam&Eve) and BBDO.
Still working alongside agencies, Nene now runs VINE Creatives, a visual communications agency which works for and with scale-ups, entrepreneurs and businesses run by the ethnic diverse founders with African-Caribbean heritage.
She is also co-founder of WeAreStripes, a career progression initiative for creating opportunities for ethnic diverse talent covering sectors including advertising, visual effects and animation, gaming social and digital. It also acts as a consultancy for empowering companies to move towards achieving their DEI company goals and targets. She is also a Non-Executive Director for AccessVFX.
Nene has previously judged for Industry Craft Jury for the Cannes International Festival of Creativity. Both the Professional D&AD and New Blood awards and the Eurobest Awards.